Purchase not friends by gifts; when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
Bad excuses are worse than none.
With foxes we must play the fox.
We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed.
Poor men's reasons are not heard.
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between...
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame.
Pride will spit in pride's face.
If you have one true friend you have more than your share.
The patient is not likely to recover who makes the doctor his heir.
Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.
Praise makes good men better and bad men worse
With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself.
Unseasonable kindness gets no thanks.
Light, God's eldest daughter, is a principal beauty in a building.
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.
The best sermons are lived, not preached.
The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is...